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Honda CBR250RR vs Honda CBR500R Comparison

Overview: CBR250RR vs CBR500R

Key Features

Start Option Electric Electric
Maximum Power 40 hp 49.6 hp
Displacement 249.7 cc 471 cc

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User Ratings & Review Comparison

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User Review Comparison
  • Better looks, more power

    With the launch of the CBR250RR, Honda has made the quarter-liter CBR even more powerful. The cockpit comes with a full-TFT instrument cluster...

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    Ruwayfi Sep 14, 2023 for Honda CBR250RR
  • Very versatile and enjoyable to ride

    The Honda CBR500R is a bike that offers a stress-free ride. Whether I'm making slow- speed maneuvers or passing through the canyons, the bike...

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    Jebat Sep 15, 2023 for Honda CBR500R

From The Experts

Things we like

High-quality performance

Great design

Safety features

Both front and rear discs brakes 

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Responsive engine

Wave Key and HISS

Great suspension setup

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Things we don't like

No height adjustable seats

No Anti-Theft Alarm

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Optional ABS

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Engine & Performance

Displacement 249.7 cc 471 cc
Maximum Power 40 hp 49.6 hp
Fuel Tank Capacity (litres) 14.5 L 16.7 L
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Exhaust Pipes 2 In 1 In 2 Exhaust 2 In 1 Exhuast
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Engine Type 2-Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid-Cooled Parallel-Twin Engine DOHC Liquid-Cooled
No. Of Cylinder 2 2
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Maximum Torque 25 Nm 43 Nm
Clutch Type Wet, Multi-Plate Wet, Multi-Plate
RPM at Maximum Power 13000 rpm 8500 rpm
RPM at Maximum Torque 11000 rpm 7000 rpm
Bore X Stroke -- 67 mm x 66.8 mm
Valve Configuration -- DOHC
Lubrication System -- Wet Sump
Compression Ratio -- 10.7:1
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Category Sport Sport
Seat Height 780 mm 789 mm
Seating Capacity 2 2
Ground Clearance 145 mm 140 mm
Wheel Base 1389 mm 1409 mm
Kerb Weight 168 kg 195 kg
Length -- 2081 mm
Width -- 756 mm
Height -- 1150 mm
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Fuel & Ignition

Start Option Electric Electric
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Ignition System -- Digital Transistorised
Fuel Supply System -- Fuel Injection

Wheels & Tyres

Tyre Type Radial Runflat, Tubeless
Front Tyre 110/70 R17 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tyre 140/70 R17 160/60 ZR17
Front Wheel Size R17 ZR17
Rear Wheel Size R17 ZR17


Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V

Gear & Transmission

Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual

Chassis & Suspension

Rear Suspension Monoshock Prolink
Front Suspension USD Fork Telescopic Fork

Safety & Security

ABS Yes Yes
Pass Switch Yes Yes
Shutter Lock No No
Back Rest No No
Anti-Theft Alarm No No
Wheel Lock Front/back No --
Riding Modes Road, Race Road, Race Sport Sport
Leg Guards No No
Launch Control No No
Engine Check Warning Yes Yes
Side Reflectors Yes Yes
Engine Immobilizer -- No
Central Locking -- No
Stability Control -- No
Traction Control -- No
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Odometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital Digital Digital
Tachometer Yes Yes
Display Screen Yes Yes
Navigator No No
Speedometer Digital Digital Digital Digital
Side Stand Indicator -- No
Tripmeter -- Yes
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Front Brake Disc Disc Disc Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc Disc Disc

Differentiating Features

Height Adjustable Seats No No
Cruise Control -- No


Indicator Light Yes Yes
Adjustable Headlights Yes Yes
Accessory Outlet -- No

Chassis & Suspension

Body Frame Type Diamond Diamond --
Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Side Wings Yes Yes
Body Frame Material -- Steel Steel

Honda CBR250RR vs Honda CBR500R FAQs

Which Motorcycle has Higher ground clearance between CBR250RR vs CBR500R?

The CBR250RR comes with a ground clearance of 145 mm , on the other hand the CBR500R comes with a ground clearance of 140 mm , hence the Honda CBR250RR has better ground clearence and off roading capabilities.

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